The longevity and star pulling power of Sweden Rock Festival is proof that scandinavia is indeed becoming one of the cornerstones of rock, specialising as it does in Melodic Rock, Symphonic Metal and the much darker arts of metal.
Sweden Rock Festival has been an annual event for the past 16 years. When it started it featured a few unknown bands but has grown enourmously, attracting the likes of Aerosmith, Judas Priest, Mötley Crüe, Dio, Motörhead, Lynyrd Skynyrd and more...
2008 is set to be the biggest ever; it will June 4-7 in Sölvesborg, with the following incredible line-up
Judas Priest,Poison,DefLeppard,Blue Öyster,Whitesnake, Saxon, Electric Light Orchestra,Rick Derringer, Joe Satriani, Hanoi Rocks, Disturbed, Sebastian Bach, Ministry, Coheed & Cambria, Lizzy Borden, Uli Jon Roth, Gotthard, Tesla, Ace Frehley (see banner above for more...)
Want more info: go to swedenrock.com